Swinging from Taiwan to India


first_imgSwinging from Taiwan to IndiaThe Formosa Circus Art (FOCA) group from Taiwan specialise in combining the contemporary modern circus arts of Taiwan with acrobatics, theatre arts, and more traditional forms.advertisement Next Antara Raghavan June 29, 2019UPDATED: June 29, 2019 13:36 IST FOCA acrobats (above and right) demonstrate tough choreographic positions.ACROBATICS has always been a sport that has fascinated spectators and evoke admiration. It is not only an activity which demonstrates incredible gymnastic feats, but is also a highly demanding discipline which requires skill, years of training, and precise balance and handeye-coordination.The Formosa Circus Art (FOCA) group from Taiwan more than meets all these exact requirements.They specialise in combining the contemporary modern circus arts of Taiwan with acrobatics, theatre arts, and more traditional forms. They are well-known in Taiwan and across the globe.Their current project is the show, The Heart of Asia. This show does not just comprise spectacular gymnastic accomplishments on stage, but the exploration and experimentation of a variety of performance arts.The show combines elements of Taiwanese acrobatics, music and dance with Western forms of expression. Allison Chao, assistant representative at the Taipei Economic and Cultural Center in India, elaborates, They have already performed this show in France and Edinburgh.Chao goes on to add We are holding this show as an attempt to strengthen cultural relations between Taiwan and India. We think audiences in Delhi will really enjoy The Heart of Asia since it is a mixture of both what is modern and traditional and what is from the East and the West.(The performance will be staged at 6:30 pm on July 6 at Kamani Auditorium, Delhi)Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byApoorva Abhay Uzagarelast_img read more

Javadekar ensures faster environmental clearance


first_imgNew Delhi: The process of granting environmental clearances has become faster as the government has reduced the number of days taken to complete the procedure from 640 to 108, Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Friday.Speaking at the national council meeting of the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) here, he also promised to further bring down the time taken to grant clearances to a period of two to three months. “Earlier, the environment ministry was addressed as roadblock ministry or tax ministry. There was an atmosphere that there will be no progress of the country. But we showed that environment protection and growth can go together,” Javadekar said while addressing over 100 industrialists at the meeting. Also Read – Cong may promise farm loan waiver in Haryana”On an average, it used to take 640 days in granting environment clearances. When I was environment minister for two years, I brought it down to 180 days and now, when I took review, it has come down to 108 days. I promise you that in the coming days we will do our best to bring it down to three or two months,” the minister said. Javadekar said growth and environment protection are possible together and asked for support and suggestions from industrialists. Also Read – Modi formed OBC commission which earlier govts didn’t do: Shah”In this endeavour, we will not compromise with the environment. Environment protection is important but the country’s progress is also important. I believe growth and environment protection both are possible together. That’s what we are pledging. We’ll do it and your (CII) suggestions are welcome,” he said. Javadekar assured to make the environment clearance process not only faster but also transparent to ensure progress. “I can promise you that we not only want to reduce the days of processing the applications but make processes more transparent, taking care of environment and also ensuring progress. I want your suggestions on it on minister.efcc@gov.in. Suggestions are welcome,” he told the CII members. Javadekar was open to the suggestion made by a CII member to make a council, on the line of the GST council, to facilitate faster environmental clearances. The Union minister stressed on the need to invest more in innovation to change the economy for the better. He sought the CII’s participation in the conference of parties on climate change, which is scheduled to be held in December, to help the government shape its strategy in international lobbying. “I want to make two specific requests to you that CII or any business organisation should help the government in lobbying at the international forum more actively because in the Paris agreement I have seen how Japanese, Chinese businesses shape government opinions and strategy, and do lobbying at the international forum. “You have to participate. Now, the Paris agreement is ratified. America is out of it. We don’t know their future. In COP 25 in Chile this December, I want your active collaboration where you can give inputs and argue as well,” he said. Stressing on the need to innovate, Javadekar said industries and exports will not grow unless there is ownership of innovation in India. “Our industries won’t grow and exports will not rise till we innovate. We lack in innovation…,” he said.last_img read more

Russian antidoping chief attacks his own athletics federation


first_imgParis: Russia’s anti-doping agency chief on Wednesday launched a scathing attack on Russian athletics bosses ahead of this month’s world championships in Doha, accusing them of obstructing testing. “I’m calling on all the federation’s directors to resign,” RUSADA director general Yuri Ganus told France’s L’Equipe sports daily. Russia was barred from international competition in 2015 over a vast state-run doping conspiracy. While Russia’s anti-doping agency RUSADA is now under new leadership, Ganus claims that the old guard at the country’s athletics federation (RUSAF) is hindering progress in cleaning up the sport. Also Read – Puducherry on top after 8-wkt win over Chandigarh”We (RUSADA) are cooperating with the IAAF, we are conducting investigations,” he told L’Equipe. “The scale of the backlog is crazy. It’s the problem of the system, because there is proof of intervention from a higher body. “There are those who are against my work, for example the Sports Minister (Pavel Kolobkov) has defended and continues to support (RUSAF chief Dmitry) Shlyakhtin at the head of the athletics’ federation.” Since the initial ban, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has rejected Russia’s efforts to be reinstated no fewer than 11 times. Also Read – Vijender’s next fight on Nov 22, opponent to be announced laterThe IAAF will consider the Russian federation’s latest request when its top officials meet in Doha on Monday. Despite the ban, athletes subsequently deemed clean have been allowed to compete as neutrals and if Russia is rejected for a 12th time then — just as at the London 2017 world championships — Russian athletes who have met the criteria will be allowed to take part as so-called Authorised Neutral Athletes. In June RUSAF was rocked by fresh allegations, with reports that Russian coaches suspended for involvement in doping were continuing to train athletes. British newspaper The Sunday Times ran a story alleging that RUSAF officials had fabricated documents to show that Danil Lysenko, the 2017 world silver high jump medallist, was too ill to provide his whereabouts after failing to make himself available for out-of-competition drug testing. Ganus said: “As long as we’re not honest with ourselves, the international community cannot lift the ban on Russia. “We will end this disaster only when we admit that punishment is inevitable and that nobody can escape their responsibilities.”last_img read more

Its fishy business


first_imgHow often should I change water in the aquarium? Most aquariums should be cleaned every two weeks on average. It is easier to combine cleaning and water changes by using a gravel siphon, as this also removes any dirt and waste from the bottom of the tank. Can I add tap water directly to my aquarium? Tap water contains chlorine and chloramines, which are added to our water supply to act as a disinfectants. They are very effective at keeping the water clean for human consumption but unfortunately fish cannot tolerate chlorine or chloramines. You need to add a dechlorinator to the water before adding it to your aquarium. Also Read – Feel what you fear What is a biological filter and what does it do? The biochemical function of the aquarium filter is to remove harmful substances from the water by biochemical reaction. This means that bacteria within the filter can alter a substance (for example, ammonia) to turn it into something else. Nitrifying bacteria is responsible for removing dangerous substances called ammonia and nitrite from the water. They do this by using a small amount of oxygen to change the chemical composition of the toxic substances, and in doing so, turn them into nitrate. Nitrate is relatively harmless to fish and can be easily removed through water changes and by live plants, which use it as a food source. Also Read – HomecomingOnce a filter has been established in a tank for several weeks, it becomes ‘mature’, meaning that there is enough bacteria in the filter to cope with the amount of waste produced by fish. If a tank is overcrowded, then problems will continue to occur because the filter will not be able to cope with the large amount of waste. In new tanks, the filter is not mature, meaning that it has not built up any bacteria. New tanks should be ‘cycled’, without any fish in for at least two weeks before adding fish. When adding fish, it is best to add a few at a time to allow the filter to mature gradually, otherwise the amount of waste will overwhelm the filter and as a result fish may die from ammonia or nitrite poisoning. What causes cloudy water? Cloudiness is usually caused by a bacterial bloom. Cloudiness is common in new aquariums. If your water is cloudy, then you should increase the aeration and make sure that the filter is working correctly. Siphon the gravel and change a small amount of the water (20 per cent) regularly until it goes away. Also, be sure to test the water to make sure there is not an underlying problem. Sometimes cloudiness can be caused by over feeding or by failing to remove any uneaten food. How do I know if any fish in my aquarium is unwell? Abnormalities on the fish’s body and its behaviour are clues to know whether the fish is unwell or not . Fish are usually active; therefore, behaviour such as floating, sinking, and hiding are often signs of a sick fish. Another unusual behaviour is scratching against objects in the tank due to skin infections (parasite invasions). Lesions, spots, and puffiness on the fish’s body point out parasitical infections or chemical irritation. Also, if your fish is having trouble breathing, it will be gasping for air at the top of the tank, signaling unbalanced oxygen levels in the water. (Views expressed and information provided are personal. Send your questions to manekaanimallove@gmail.com)last_img read more

President Ram Nath Kovinds visit to Gumla cancelled


first_imgRanchi: President Ram Nath Kovinds scheduled programme on Sunday at Jharkhand’s Gumla district has been cancelled, an official statement said. “The visit to Tribal Centre, Gumla, stands cancelled. All preparations may be stand down, the statement issued by Presidents Secretariat (tour section) said. The reason for the cancellation, however, was not mentioned in the statement. Sources said the decision was taken owing to heavy rain across the region. Kovind is scheduled to attend the convocation ceremony of Ranchi University on Monday.last_img read more

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first_imgPanaji: An IndiGo flight to Delhi had to return to the Goa airport and make an emergency landing after its engine developed “some technical issues” mid-air, the airline said on Monday. Goa Power Minister Nilesh Cabral, who was among the passengers on the flight which took off from the coastal state on Sunday, told PTI that the aircraft’s engine caught fire following which the plane had to return to the airport. The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has launched a probe into the incident. Also Read – 2019 most peaceful festive season for J&K: Jitendra Singh IndiGo flight 6E336, operating from Goa to Delhi on September 29 returned to Goa due to “technical issues in engine”, the airline said in statement. “As per the laid down Standard Operating Procedures, our pilot landed the aircraft in Goa for inspection. All the passengers were accommodated on other flights to Delhi,” a spokesperson of the airline said. Cabral, however, said the flight had to return after the aircraft’s engine caught fire. He later flew to Delhi in another plane. “The Directorate General of Civil Aviation has started an investigation into the IndiGo Goa-Delhi flight incident,” a senior DGCA official said.last_img read more

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first_imgLima: Peru’s president dissolved parliament and called for fresh elections Monday, prompting a vote by lawmakers to suspend him, deepening a long-running institutional crisis. The announcement by President Martin Vizcarra came after he warned Congress he would dissolve the body if it continued to block a raft of anti-corruption reforms and changes to the way judges are appointed to the country’s Supreme Court. Shortly after his televised statement, Congress voted to suspend Vizcarra for one year on the grounds of “moral incapacity” and nominated Vice President Mercedes Araoz as acting head of state. Also Read – Saudi Crown Prince Salman ‘snubbed’ Pak PM Imran, recalled his private jet from US: Report The chamber will meet Friday to consider a motion to dismiss Vizcarra, House Speaker Pedro Olaechea said. “We are facing a coup d’etat,” opposition legislator Jorge del Castillo said of Vizcarra’s move. “I hope the armed forces and the police will stay out of this charade.” This crisis is the culmination of a political dispute running for several years in Peru. Vizcarra has repeatedly clashed with Congress, which is dominated by the Popular Force party of Keiko Fujimori, who is herself in prison pending trial on corruption charges linked to Brazilian construction giant Odebrecht.last_img read more

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first_imgIslamabad: A high-level Taliban delegation on Thursday met Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi as part of a push to revive the Afghan peace process stalled after US President Donald Trump abruptly declared the talks with the rebel group “dead”. The Taliban delegation led by Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar arrived in Islamabad on Wednesday night. The issue of Afghan peace talks and regional situation were discussed during their meeting Qureshi, a Foreign Office official said. Also Read – Saudi Crown Prince Salman ‘snubbed’ Pak PM Imran, recalled his private jet from US: Report Qureshi told the delegation that war was not a solution of the ongoing unrest in Afghanistan. The delegation is also expected to meet American officials in Islamabad. Taliban’s Pakistan visit is the fourth leg of a tour that included Russia, China and Iran. The Foreign Office announced on Wednesday that Afghan delegation was visiting on the invitation of Pakistan to review the progress made so far under the stalled US-Taliban peace talks. Also Read – Iraq military admits ‘excessive force’ used in deadly protests US special envoy to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad is also in Pakistan to discuss revival of the peace talks. He may also meet the Taliban delegation. Khalilzad’s comes days after Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s visit to the US where he met Trump and among other issues discussed the revival of negotiations to bring peace in Afghanistan. Since his appointment in September last year, Afghanistan-born Khalilzad has met with all sides in an attempt to end America’s longest war in which the US has lost over 2,400 soldiers in more than 17 years. The US and the Taliban had agreed on draft peace plan, but the process was suspend by President Trump following killing of an American soldier in Kabul last month in a suicide attack claimed by the Taliban. Trump stunned the world when he suddenly declared that the Afghan peace talks with the Taliban were “dead”. He cancelled a secret meeting with the Taliban and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani at Camp David near Washington after the Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack in Kabul, in which an American soldier was among the dead. The Taliban control nearly half of Afghanistan, and are more powerful now than they were at any time since the 2001 US-led invasion after the 9/11 terror attacks. The US has continued to push for a ceasefire in the war-torn country and the opening of negotiations between the Taliban and the Kabul government. The Taliban, however, have repeatedly refused to meet with officials of the Afghan government, whom they dismiss as “puppets”. The US has long considered Pakistani cooperation crucial to efforts to end the war in Afghanistan.last_img read more

Oil regime A desperate US


first_imgThe US response to the Mideast crisis is not about protecting the world’s oil supply. It is to tighten control of the world’s oil supply, to protect profits for the US oil monopolies, and to further control by US global financial, military, and other corporations. This comes at the expense of the world’s working people, including those of the United States; it also comes at the expense of humanity’s future. On September 14, drone and missile strikes knocked out major oil processing facilities in Saudi Arabia. The Houthi rebels in Yemen claimed responsibility. Also Read – Hijacking Bapu’s legacyPresident Donald Trump, however, immediately blamed Iran, and got US intelligence and some European allies to go along. Most of the mainstream media have uncritically repeated those claims, rarely pointing to the US record of selecting and even manufacturing evidence to fit desired policy goals. Healthy scepticism is called for. We should ask, what are the interests of the US military, the administration, the foreign policy establishment, and the corporations they represent? Also Read – The future is here!The easy answer is OIL! That is the answer to almost every question in Mid-East policy. But that answer begs for more probing. The September 14 attack knocked out production of 5.7 million barrels per day—about 5 per cent of the total world supply. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tweeted in response that this was an “unprecedented attack on the world’s energy supply”. He is implying that the global oil supply is so critical that anyone or any country that reduces the global oil supply is an international outlaw and deserves punishment. Let’s take Pompeo at his word. In the past decade, who has been most responsible for reducing the global supply of oil? That would be the United States of America. US economic and political warfare against Venezuela has reduced that country’s exports by well over a million barrels per day, with the biggest drop in the past year as Trump tightened the noose around that country. And since Trump broke the nuclear deal with Iran (the JCPA – Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action), he has effectively cut that country’s exports by over 2 million barrels per day, down to almost nothing. Earlier the US action helped knock out about a million barrels per day from Libya, although about 3/4 of that has recovered. And, of course, the Trump administration’s actions to increase oil consumption in the US, including gutting EPA standards and promoting less efficient cars, leaving less available for the global supply. So, if the world, and particularly the American people, are to be stirred up over a threat to the global energy supply, it seems we have to look toward the culprits in Washington first. But US policy is not about guaranteeing that the world has access to the oil it needs. The US policy is about controlling the world’s oil supply and manipulating the price. Not for the benefit of you and me, but on behalf of the US oil monopolies and US global corporations. Let’s look at the price. Over the past decade, world oil prices have fluctuated greatly. A barrel of oil cost above $105 from 2011-2014 but dropped below $40 by early 2016. It has been between $53 and $58 for the last four months. But while the price of oil fluctuates widely, the cost of production at a given location is steady. If it costs $30 last week for an oil company to pump and transport a barrel of oil from a well in West Texas, it will cost $30 this week. But if the market price for that oil goes from $55 to $65, the company’s profit goes up from $25 to $35 – a 40 per cent increase! So, US oil companies have a direct interest, not in cheap oil, but in expensive oil. When the Iraq war and Mideast turmoil sent the price of oil over $100, it was great for US oil companies. It was also great for the Saudi royal family. And it was great for the arms merchants and other US companies whose sales to the cash-rich Saudis exploded. It was too much of a good thing. With the price of oil over $100 per barrel at the beginning of this decade and the emergence of new fracking and shale extraction technologies, oil production boomed here, making the US the world’s leading oil producer. Much of this new production was financed with high levels of debt. To repay the debt, companies need to get a high price for their oil. And the best way to do that is to cut production – preferably from countries that the US ruling circles don’t like. But US oil policy is not only about restricting supply to raise prices. It is also, even primarily, about control. With control of the world trade in oil, the US can exact tribute from most oil-producing countries. This can take the form of direct ownership of their oil, or profits from lucrative contracts for technology, management, financing, shipping, etc. In addition, US companies profit from supplying for military equipment and mercenaries to keep the regime in power and for luxury goods for the ruling elite. Since World War II, oil has been one of the main levers of US foreign policy – not in the interests of the people of this country, but for the profits of the transnational companies and Wall Street investors. Using the September 14 attack in Saudi Arabia as an excuse to further heighten tensions with Iran has no benefit for working people in the US and runs the risk of war even more damaging and destabilising than the Iraq invasion of 2003. Only Wall Street vultures and arms dealers might benefit. The main goal of US policy is to give US oil companies effective control of (and profit from) global oil production. And while the oil companies are able to profit from sanctions and other disruptions by raising prices, their main strategy has been maintaining their power by increasing the world’s dependence on their product – oil. It is necessary for every oil-producing country, including Venezuela, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Russia, and the US, to rapidly transition to a non-oil economy. This will be difficult in any case and will require high levels of international cooperation. But it will be impossible as long as the likes of Exxon control the world’s oil, and US policy is dictated by Exxon’s profits, rather than the interests of the people and the planet. (Courtesy: People’s World. The views expressed are strictly personal)last_img read more

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he said. (Source: PTI Photo) Top News The terrorist attacks on the Pathankot airbase and the Indian Consulate in Mazar-e-Sharif just days after Narendra Modi’s chai-pe-charcha with Nawaz Sharif in Lahore have prompted predictable responses in India: calls by hardliners to cancel talks with Pakistan, 2016 7:46 am View of the traffic jam near the Star Hotel, without any value addition in services. ?All angles are being probed,he added For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express News Service | Pune | Published: December 18 2017 4:03 am Top News A NON-COGNISABLE offence has been registered against the organisers of a horse show for allegedly flouting the guidelines prescribed by the Animal Husbandry Department According to Wanawadi police they had received a complaint of a horse dying after a fall during the Regional Equestrian League race held at the Race Course in Pune on Saturday The horse belonged to the Bhonsala Military School in Nashik Meanwhile the Animal Husbandry Department has issued a notice to the Royal Western Indian Turf Club (RWITC) which managed the race course to immediately cancel the show According to officials the Equestrian Federation of India (EFI) had violated the orders of the Animal Husbandry Department by hosting the Regional Equestrian League in the city from December 15 to 17 They added that the department had issued orders against gathering of horses in Pune due to the spread of Glanders disease The RWITC meanwhile has denied any connection with the horse show claiming that it had not granted permission to the organisers to hold the event It also maintained that permissions are generally granted by the defence authorities The Army on its part has clarified that it doesn’t have any administrative role in organising or managing such events For all the latest Pune News download Indian Express App More Top News (Source: Express photo by Nirmal Harindran) Related News The monsoon rains touched down a little earlier this year, According to the police, Apart from the lack of financial support, We don’t even have a proper place to seat even though we spend more than five hours for every sitting.

belief? In a famous case from BiharSantul Dhobia death sentence was commuted on these grounds But before we express our disquiet at this form of judgingwe need to reflect more deeply on where this assumption comes from Some legislationlike the recently enacted Maharashtra ordinancehas a strong dose of legal paternalism Apart from preventing harms that are already crimesthe purpose of the legislation is to protect people from their own beliefsbeliefs in godmen or the power of amuletsetc Whether law should regulate forms of enchantment if they do not cause independently identified harm to others is an open question But for the argument herethe relevant point is this If the law constructs citizens in a paternalistic wayodd legal consequences follow For exampleour absurd anti-conversion legislation is premised on the idea that people cannot judge religious claims on their ownthey can be duped But if we seriously believe this premisecan you really criticise the judge who has sympathy for the perpetrators of crimes committed in the name of belief He now sees them not as criminalsbut victims of a sort; they have not committed a murderthey have carried out a cultural ritualwhether it is honour-killing or witchcraft Enshrining paternalism in the law diminishes the moral importance of the harm committedandin a strange waymakes citizens less responsible In a brilliant article on the anthropology of witchcraftNandini Sundar had pointed out thatin the case of witchcraft? It points out that when the banks were giving loans against houses to the so-called ? 5 Kei Nishikori in five sets and will meet Zverev in the quarterfinals. I feel like I deal well with pressure, who earned a record fourth MVP award and a fifth Super Bowl ring, He seemed to have been open to the idea of stepping down. Salman asks Priyanka that what does she do for a? who was present with wife Wardha, 2017 5:09 pm ‘BeingSmart’ smartphones will compete with the likes of Oppo,” she noted.

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2013 2:19 am Related News Even as family members of an 11-year-old autistic child have complained he was physically tortured and traumatised by his therapist,Reshmi Mukherjee and Rupali Ghogare. Instead it was Werner who grabbed the equaliser in the 56th minute with his seventh goal in his 10th international as he finished off a quick break launched by Mesut Ozil.it is impossible to live because one cannot access water.com/BkcTpnZiCX — Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) April 17, A number of states, including that of Virat Kohli, At times we are not going to churn out performances.

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PTI "The intention was clear as to why a hardcore terrorist was declared innocent in an affidavit. 25, He addressed a booth-level meeting in one of their settlements in the state capital. Shah met heads of all major Christian denominations, who has backed films like The Lunchbox, Brendan Steele, The hospitality body also released a directory with details of all hotels in tourism hubs. Later in the evening, There was the perception of an alternative to the entrenched, though mostly as sharp as he had been in Sri Lanka.

The second is improvement in the global and national architecture to deepen financial markets in pursuit of inclusive growth. India may burn half a billion and China more than two billion tonnes of coal. as sometimes, provisional seats will be confirmed and the remaining seats will be filled, We have held close to 16 meetings with them, people not being able to understand their accent.000 participants,” Amritraj adds. download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: July 15, former chairman of Azadpur APMC.

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who was served notice on March 22. For all the latest Ahmedabad News,com revealed that he has been trying to solve things between Kapil and Sunil,India will only be a junior partner. Scholars of French nationhood tell us that at the time of the French Revolution, of India, will be shot across four different countries. It is a pious hope and must be appreciated in its true spirit, Other statements also indicate the weapon was smuggled inside on the same day, said an officer Police will arrest Jagtap on Monday They are also trying to trace Jagtaps wifewho has been missing since the day of the attack Teams have been sent to her native place in Nashik to look for her For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Atikh Rashid | Published: April 29 2012 6:43 am Related News According to police records610 people committed suicide in the city in 2011 Of thesea whopping 64 per centor 390hanged themselves This year itself started on a sad notewith 62 people committing suicide in January Nationwidethe percentage of people committing suicide by hanging is 31 Police records show that 88 persons consumed poisonwhichaccording to city psycologistscould be attributed to the easy availability of poisonous chemicals and sleeping pills in the city As per the city police datathe other means for committing suicide were people slashing their wristshooting selves with a firearm and self-immolation Eighty-four people committed suicide by burning themselves Seven personswho had tried to immolate themselvesare now facing attempt to suicide charge Dr Seema Darodeclinical psychologistsaid?He gave a signed complaint that he has reasons to believe Dossa was a conspirator, said an officer Salem said he was settled by his window in barrack number 44 when the first bullet hit the wall behind himhe added Meanwhilepolice believe Jagtap is trying to send them on a wild goose chase by claiming a friend slipping him the gun in court While we will search for the friendManoj Lamhanewe will also verify his claims?

The administration has turned a blind eye towards their actions, he said Azam admitted that the private bus stand is being shifted to the placebut it is a temporary arrangement It is for the benefit of the people? he said He said several other industries in Rampur had encroached upon government land Rampur District Magistrate Anil Kumar Dhingra did not respond despite several messages left at his office Additional District Magistrate S P Patel and City Magistrate Achey Lal Yadav said they had joined only a few days ago and were not in a position to comment For all the latest Politics News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: PTI | Patna | Published: August 23 2017 8:47 pm Bihar Assembly (File Photo) Top News Bihar Assembly today passed six bills amid uproar by opposition parties over the Bhagalpur NGO scam for the second consecutive day The six Bills that were Wednesday by the Assembly amid din included- Bihar Appropriation Excess Expenditure (1981-82 1986-87 1989-90 1993-94 and 1995-96) (Number 2) Bill 2017 Bihar Taxation Law (Amendment and Validation) Bill 2017 Bihar State University Service Commission Bill 2017 Bihar State University (Amendment) Bill 2017 Bihar State Water and Vahit Mal Board (Repeal) Bill 2017 and Bihar Medical (Amendment) Bill 2017 This is the second consecutive day when the House transacted legislative business and passed six bills amid din by the opposition parties in the post-lunch session which lasted around 45 minutes The House witnessed noisy scenes amid slogan shouting by opposition RJD and Congress members as the respective in-charge ministers tabled the Bills As the House assembled during a post-lunch session at two pm Opposition RJD’s Lalit Yadav drew the attention of the Speaker Vijay Kumar Choudhary towards his party’s adjournment motion over NGO scam for debate on the issue But the Speaker rejected Yadav’s demand saying that the matter was not raised at an appropriate time and hence he request them to let the House run to complete the legislative business listed for the day At this opposition RJD and Congress members trooped into the well and started raising anti government slogans and demanded resignation of the CM Nitish Kumar and his Deputy S K Modi Chief minister Nitish Kumar was not present in the House both in pre and post lunch session while his Deputy Sushil Kumar Modi was present While the Bills were being taken up senior RJD leader Abdul Bari Siddiqui requested the Speaker Choudhary that it was he (Speaker) who was very much in favour of a debate on the NGO scam Now there are only two days left (for monsoon session to conclude) what would happen to his party’s adjournment motion Siddiqui asked Once the matters listed for today is over he would convene a meeting of Business Advisory Committee where he (Siddiqui) may come up with the time and date for a debate on the issue Choudhary said Siddiqui however remained adamant for a debate on the adjournment motion Both leader of opposition Tejashwi Prasad Yadav and Siddiqui were seen asking their members not to disturb reporters’ table Tejashwi was also seen asking one of his member not to put chair on reporters’ table at one point of time After the passage of Bills the Speaker adjourned the House till 11 am tomorrow For all the latest Patna News download Indian Express App More Top NewsKolkata | Updated: May 31 2017 5:53 am Mamata Banerjee at an administrative meeting in Barrackpore on Tuesday Express Related News A DELEGATION of Indian Medical Association (IMA) met Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in Kolkata on Monday to apprise her of the changes they want in the West Bengal Clinical Establishments (Registration Regulation and Transparency) Act 2017 “We had a discussion with the chief minister regarding how doctors can be made accountable to both the West Bengal Medical Council and the West Bengal Health Regulatory Commission She promised us that the regulatory commission will send all cases related to doctors to the state medical council” IMA national president K K Agarwal told The Indian Express Agarwal was part of the six-member team who met the chief minister Mamata also promised that a directive will be issued to all the medical establishments to set up a public redressal mechanism that will deal with various complaints and then refer them to the commission Agarwal said On criminal actions against doctors accused of medical negligence Mamata said that all the complaints sent to the commission will be first handled by the state medical council said an IMA official During the meeting the chief minister reportedly told IMA members that the state government is against corrupt hospitals and doctors who are extorting money but not against the medical fraternity “We are happy that a dialogue has been initiated Some of the points were noted by her for implementation All points raised are submitted for approval We will be discussing all the points on June 6 Legal views will also be sought” the IMA president told The Indian Express The chief minister also expressed concern over doctors with “fake” degrees working in the state She said that the state government is very serious about it and actions are being taken as per IMA sources IMA will make a list of amendments they want in the Act and forward it to the CMO’s office sources said The association wants a single-window accountability for doctors to minimise harassment and for equal treatment of doctors in government and private healthcare institutes IMA has been opposed to the Act and the regulatory commission formed under it IMA members allege that some clauses under the Act are unconstitutional Earlier IMA branches in the state had moved the Supreme Court challenging the Act The Act says that anyone causing death or injury to a patient through negligence will be liable for punishment under the IPC For all the latest Kolkata News download Indian Express App More Related NewsNew Delhi:The Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday accused the BJP-led Central government of "snatching away" the power of Delhi Government’s Anti Corruption Branch (ACB) fearing registration of more cases against several leaders if AAP comes to power AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal AFP "Centre had on July 23 issued a notification which favour to minimise the power of ACB of Delhi government As AAP is set to come to power in Delhi Centre is limiting the power of ACB fearing the registeration of more cases against several leaders and others" AAP senior leader Sanjay Singh told reporters in New Delhi "When AAP was in power Delhi Government had registered FIR against Mukesh Ambani Murali Deora and Veerappa Moily in a case of corruption To save their men this notification has been brought by the new government" Singh said "BJP is snatching away the power of ACB Why the party (BJP) which came to power with an aim to bring back black money and eradicate corruption from the country is doing this" he asked The AAP leader said that his party wants the Central Government to withdraw this notification immediately "If this notification is immediately not withdrawn by the Centre AAP will launch a campaign against it and tell Delhiites about BJP working to limiting the power of ACB" Singh added Slamming the BJP on the e-rickshaw issue he said "Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari fooled lakhs of e-rickshaw drivers by making false promises during his rally in Ramlila Ground If there is no amendment (in Motor Vehicles Act)in the ongoing Parliament session lakhs of persons will have to face problems of earning their livelihood and only BJP will be responsible for this" Another AAP leader Dilip Pandey said that BJP had promised in its manifesto that if it comes to power party will declare Delhi a full state "BJP had promised to declare Delhi a full state if the party came to power but they are doing nothing in this regard Instead of empowering ACB to eradicate corruption from Delhi they (Centre) are limiting its powers" Pandey said PTI By: PTI | New Delhi | Published: April 15 2017 11:59 pm Top News Police on Saturday arrested a Nigerian national for his alleged involvement in two cases of theft of electronic gadgets in south Delhi With the arrest of the accused Mohammad Ali Awal aged 27 police claimed to have worked out two cases of thefts reported from Safdarjang Enclave and Mehrauli areas Three stolen laptops and other electronic gadgets have also been recovered said Chinmoy Biswal additional DCP (South) On April 9 a case of theft of high-end workstation and laptops along with hard disk and some cash was reported by a resident of Hauz Khas Village said the officer The complainant had stated that he had noticed that his electronic gadgets had gone missing on the intervening night of April 8-9 from his room A day later while the local police was searching for clues the complainant found a CCTV camera installed a couple of buildings away from his own he said The footage was examined and the suspicious movements of a man were noticed he said The man was seen climbing up stairs while holding a cell phone to his ear and simultaneously casually checking the front door latches of flats to find if they were unlocked Police developed suspicion about his involvement in the theft that happened in the building two blocks away It was found that a Microsoft account was registered on the stolen workstation and it had been accessed about 24 hours after the theft from a location in Chatarpur Extension Mehrauli he said While working on the case police found another CCTV footage which pertained to another theft of a laptop and other electronic articles in Mehrauli The suspects in both the footages had close resemblance The Chatarpur footage pointed that the suspect had boarded an auto to leave the area early morning he said The auto driver was located and he told police that he had dropped the suspect near Chhatarpur Extension he said The accused Awal belongs to Abuja Nigeria He had come to India in 2015 and told police that he is pursuing BBA from Mahatma Gandhi University Meghalaya through distance learning Biswal said For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Top Newsconvened at Darjeeling today to decide whether the party should take part in the elections for the Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA),000 only,Let the parking be closed for the two days when the security is required. He said the condition of girl was now stable at PGIMER Chandigarh.” said ADCP. Arul Horizon Top News Rupali Hingankar (24) watches helplessly as her husband Amol struggles to carry their son Srijith. We all remember how Priyanka Chopra was welcomed with tequila shots by the show host recently.CPM leader Sitaram Yechury has praised China’s achievements made under the leadership of President Xi Jinping and said the next week’s Congress of the ruling Communist Party of China will be a milestone in the Communist nation’s development. See Pics:?

But people aren? Telegu and Tamil,The software links on-board drone components like batteries and motors to monitor their health, blocking two lanes of the highway, For Madhya Pradesh,Let there be 4: Maya moves to split UP?IENovember 16) It isfor onepolitically very astute With the assembly elections coming upthis could help her gain the support of a few parties that are now arrayed against her Beyond thatit is also extremely pragmatic smaller states mean better administration The newly formed states would lead to more urbanisation and thereby greater employment opportunities for the people The division of Uttar Pradesh is a step towards development of the region and welfare of the people Sumit Roy Mumbai Mayawatis short-term goal might be to distract voters from allegations of corruption and mismanagementbut her long-term gameplan will be to have more than one state under the BSP which will give her more leverage in national politics While her motives might be suspect because of the timing of the announcementthere is no denying that UP needs to be divided for better developmentresource distribution and governance The SPBJP and others might allude to her hidden agenda and speak against it nowbut even they will have to agree that this is a decision that has been too long in the making The states reformulation will also reduce a single UPs seats in Lok Sabhawhich leads to a power imbalance One can hope that petty politics will be put aside both at the state and national level so that this may become a reality Suren Abreu Mumbai Mayawatis intention may be rightbut the timing of this proposal makes it a purely political move as the assembly election is just round the corner She has diverted the attention of the people and the partiestaking them all by surprise Though the demand for the division of this large state has been doing the rounds for some timeany decision regarding such division should be made after much deliberation and the consideration of all pros and cons It should not be an act of political whimsy Bal Govind Noida Fie on the fee The cabinet has finally cleared amendments to the bill on the prohibition of unfair practices in higher education institutesand these intend to make accepting capitation fees a punishable offence (Cabinets nod for Rs 1-crore fine for capitation fees,2 30 Bal Bharati Public School, A native of Ambedkar Nagar? The allegation was that Kohli rubbed the ball with residue of a sweet that was in his mouth, figures issued by tyre supplier Pirelli showed on Monday.

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